Series: Ninja Jajamaru-kun

Ninja-kun

This entry is part 1 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

Few are aware of it, but Ninja Jajamaru-kun was one of Jaleco’s most prolific franchises back in the Famicom days. The stubby

Ninja-kun: Ashura no Shou

This entry is part 2 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

The arcade sequel takes the gameplay of Ninja-kun and greatly expands on it. Although there are still many stages where you simply

Ninja Jajamaru-kun

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

Ninja Jajamaru-kun borrows several elements from the original Ninja-kun game – as a tiny little shuriken wielding ninja, you need to clear the

Jajamaru no Daibouken

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

Much like the second Ninja-kun game, Jajamaru no Daibouken (“Jajamaru’s Great Adventure”) ditches the vertically oriented levels in favor of more traditional side-scrolling stages.

Jajamaru Ninpou Chou

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

Eager to hop on the RPG gravy train, the third Jajamaru-kun title (translated as “The Ninja Magic Scroll”) is a Dragon Quest clone. This

Ninja Taro

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

While the NES version of Ninja Taro was cancelled, American Sammy did bring out the Game Boy version. It is a totally

Jajamaru Gekimaden: Maboroshi no Kinmajou

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

The fourth Famicom Jajamaru-kun game (the subtitle “Legend of the Demon Attack Jajamaru: The Illusionary Golden Demon Castle”) is an action-RPG that

Ninja Jajamaru: Ginga Daisakusen

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

After dallying in RPG land for two episodes, Jajamaru finally returns to the world of side scrolling in the fifth

Ninja Jajamaru-kun: Onikiri Ninpou Chou

This entry is part 9 of 9 in the series Ninja Jajamaru-kun

Jajamaru-kun and friends were practically everywhere in the 8-bit era, but other than the lone Super Famicom Ninja-kun game, he was pretty